A connection to the grid allows a user to connect to the local grid or “network” so that they can receive or generate electricity. A connection agreement is the key to a current connection and the ability to import or export electricity from the grid. A new connection is usually obtained through a contract to build a connection to the grid (a construction contract) and a separate contract is entered into to regulate the connection and flow of electricity after the completion of the work. As far as project financing is concerned, these agreements are generally a precondition for the existence of funding agreements, as they are necessary for the viability of the project. The National Electricity Transmission System (NETS) – the high-voltage network owned by several “transmission owners” but jointly operated by National Grid Electricity System Operator Limited (NGESO) (see practical note: National Grid`s Transmission Owner (TO) and Network Manager (SO) division, and Distribution Network Managers (IDNOs) are referred to as “DNos” for routine purposes. : Distribution systems – low voltage networks (DNOs), mainly operated by distribution network managers, When are the quantum and quantum systems relevant? The quantum (value of services) and quantum value (value of goods) rights arise in different situations ranging from the issue of contractual terms to the date on which no contract exists (Serck v Drake – Scull). General What is QOCS? The Qualified Single-Use Cost Transfer (QOCS) was introduced on April 1, 2013 as part of Jackson`s cost reform, following the withdrawal of an applicant`s right to recover additional debts from the defendant, i.e. success fees and post-event insurance (ATE) premiums. The relevant RPC Whether it is a developer building a small residential area or an energy company that builds a nuclear power plant, a connection to the grid is required in the absence of an existing connection.